Brown-Forman expects to open the Old Forester Distillery in the fall of 2016, building on the company’s strong bourbon whiskey heritage by creating a world-class distilling operation and visitor destination that showcases the craftsmanship and authenticity of Old Forester, the first bottled bourbon. The company anticipates investing approximately $30 million in this project.
“As a spirits brand, we are dedicated to introducing new, delicious flavor innovations to the market. Featuring sweet and salty undertones, UV Salty Caramel Apple is a modern take on a classic American tradition,” said Jason Connelly, Phillips Vice President of Sales.
Packaged in a sleek art deco styled decanter, Manhattan Moonshine will launch both on- and off-premise in New York this fall.
Under the agreement, which is effective immediately, International Spirits will utilize its proprietary sales and marketing platform to support Ron de Jeremy Rum’s accelerated growth strategy, according to a statement.
The expression will be available this October in select markets. Due to the scarcity of barrels necessary for the enhanced finishing process, Angel’s Envy will only release 6,500 bottles.
LEAF Vodka is actively expanding distribution of its award winning vodka to a number of key markets in the U.S., including New York, Texas, Illinois, Massachusetts, Michigan and Tennessee.
As with all of Crop’s fresh expressions — Artisanal, Cucumber, Tomato, and Meyer Lemon — Crop Organic Spiced Pumpkin Vodka is produced to strict USDA organic standards.
Kymar Farm Distillery, founded in 2011, is now distilling, blending, and bottling Fattoria di Limone Limoncello Original Liqueur at their new 37,000 square foot production facility in Charlotteville, where Kymar also creates their own locally-sourced products.
Cape Spirits owner JoAnn Elardo states, “This is a new category in the Spirits Industry and this does not happen very often. People are looking for something a little different, RumShine fits that bill.”
“Our Applejack is completely unique. It is made using multiple varieties of Michigan apples and is distilled and barrel aged here in our distillery,” said Walter Catton III, Owner and Co-Founder of Coppercraft Distillery.
Bottled at 80 proof, Bird Dog Peppermint Moonshine is priced at $19.99 a 750 mL and is now available nationwide.
The new partnership greatly strengthens the historical connections that the Walker family has with the world of motorsport and Grand Prix racing, which go back to the 1950s.
In celebration of National Vodka Day on Saturday, October 4th, Andrzej Szumowski, President of the Polish Vodka Association, will introduce the pride of Poland to the U.S. with the launch of Wyborowa Wodka in collaboration with The Wyborowa Company, part of the Pernod Ricard Group and Crillon Importers Ltd.
“We have great respect for the category and are confident that each of the Last Great Malts will be a fitting addition to the repertoire of the most discerning single malt enthusiast,” said John Burke, dark spirits category director, John Dewar & Sons.